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Career interview: Statistical consulting
about life as consultant statisticians, modelling real-world problems in areas as diverse as the shipping industry and water rationing.
New designs from Africa
takes us on a tour of the mathematical properties of some beautiful designs inspired by the traditional art of Angolan tribespeople.
An infinite series of surprises
Infinite series occupy a central and important place in mathematics.
C. J. Sangwin
shows us how eighteenth-century mathematician Leonhard Euler solved one of the foremost infinite series problems of his day.
Maths in the dock
about the vital role of maths in presenting criminal evidence.
Why the Met Office needs a £97m supercomputer
The complex maths of weather and climate.
Trisecting an angle with origami
How to solve an ancient problem in a few folds.
Maths in a minute: Euclid's axioms
Five basic facts from the father of geometry.
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Ebola: Evidence from numbers
Why maths is an important tool in the fight against Ebola.
The philosophy of cosmology
Can philosophy help explain our Universe?
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